Nearly on second week of june 2013 the uttrakhand authorities issued red alert on udraprayag on Wednesday after heavy rainfall was recorded in the region.
High alert has also been issued in Uttarkashi. The alerts have been issued as preventive measures and responsible officers have also been positioned at all seven danger zones.
It has rained heavily in the district over the past two days and the Bhagirathi river is flowing just two metres down the danger mark at 1102 metres. Tiloth, Purikher and Valmiki basti have been identified as the three vulnerable areas where a special vigil is being maintained." in June last year, flash floods in Uttarakhand caused widespread devastation that killed over 10,000 people and left many stranded. and in this flood all the houses near the river basin goes down .more than 10,000 people lost their families. thats the horrific tragedy that happens in uttrakhand .hope its not occur again in future .